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Heavy rains, flash floods wreak havoc across Karnataka

Heavy rains, flash floods wreak havoc across Karnataka

🕔07:09, 22.Sep 2020

Bengaluru, Sep 22  Heavy rains and flash floods wreaked havoc in Karnataka’s coastal, southern and central districts for the third consecutive day on Monday, disrupting normal life, an official said. “As the southwest monsoon remained intense, heavy and widespread rains

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Kerala cancels Onam celebrations over floods

Kerala cancels Onam celebrations over floods

🕔15:33, 14.Aug 2018

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 14  In view of the worst devastation in nearly a century suffered by Kerala due to rains and floods, the government on Tuesday cancelled this year’s Onam celebrations, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan announced. The harvest festival is one

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Rains, floods create havoc in UP

Rains, floods create havoc in UP

🕔12:06, 19.Aug 2016

Lucknow, Aug 19  Incessant rains in many parts of Uttar Pradesh have resulted in floods and rivers including the Ganga and Yamuna continue to be in spate, an official said on Friday.More than two dozen houses were destroyed in Bahraich

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Sonowal meets Modi, Rajnath, discusses Kokrajhar attack, floods

Sonowal meets Modi, Rajnath, discusses Kokrajhar attack, floods

🕔08:41, 6.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 6  Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and briefed them about the situation in Assam where at least 13 people were killed by militants.Sonowal, in

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Sri Lanka on alert for floods, landslides

Sri Lanka on alert for floods, landslides

🕔12:10, 16.May 2016

Colombo, May 16  A flood alert was issued in Sri Lanka on Monday as water levels of two major rivers rose rapidly due to continuous heavy downpour.The Disaster Management Centre (DMC) said that water levels of the Kelani river, the

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Uttar Pradesh floods toll rises to 49

Uttar Pradesh floods toll rises to 49

🕔11:23, 19.Aug 2014

Lucknow, Aug 19  The deaths in the Uttar Pradesh floods rose to 49, officials said Tuesday. The situation in nine districts of the state continued to be grim as rivers flooded more villages, the officials said. Revenue officials told IANS

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